As chair of the Critical Care Department at Springfield Clinic, Dr. Chanpura has focused his career on providing quality care to his patients. Dr. Chanpura holds leadership positions at the following medical facilities: Director of Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU) at Memorial Medical Center, Gracepoint-Short Term Rehab at Lewis Memorial Christian Village; ICU Rotation Site Director, Emergency Medicine and ENT Residency program at SIU School of Medicine. Additionally, Dr. Chanpura supports the education of house staff through his position as clinical assistant professor in the Department of Surgery-Division of Emergency Medicine, where he is the course instructor for Fundamentals of Critical Care Support (FCCS) at Memorial Medical Center. Dr. Chanpura has successfully completed the following certification courses: Fundamentals of Disaster Management (FDM), Fundamentals of Critical Care Support (FCCS), Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS), Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS).

Education & Professional Certifications


SMT NHL Municipal Medical College Ellise Bridge, Ahmedabad , Gujarat, India


Internal Medicine, Canton Medical Education Foundation, Canton, OH

Chief Resident, Internal Medicine, Canton Medical Education Foundation, Canton, OH


Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA

Board Certified

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Neurocritical Care


Memorial Medical Center

701 North 1st Street
Springfield, IL


Springfield Clinic 1st - 900 Building, (3rd Floor)

900 North 1st Street
Springfield, IL


Hospital & Facility Affiliations

  • Passavant Area Hospital, Jacksonville, IL
  • Memorial Medical Center, Springfield, IL
  • HSHS St. John's Hospital, Springfield, IL

Professional Memberships

  • Illinois State Medical Society
  • Sangamon County Medical Society
  • American Medical Association
  • Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • American College of Physician Executives
  • Fellow, American College of Chest Physicians

Awards & Acknowledgements

  • Certified Physician Executive (CPE)
  • Lean Six Sigma (LSS)